Zelenka Family History

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Zelenka Name Meaning

Czech and Croatian (eastern and northern Croatia): from a diminutive of zeleny ‘green’. The application as a surname is uncertain: it may be a nickname for someone who habitually dressed in green or who was ‘green’ in the sense of being immature or inexperienced, or for someone with a sickly ‘greenish’ complexion.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

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Zelenka Family Origin

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Zelenka Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Brick Mason

    11%
  • Farming

    11%
  • Mast Tailor

    11%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Zelenka family was Mast Tailor. Farmer, Brick Mason and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Zelenka. The most common Zelenka occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Zelenka's were Farmers.

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Zelenka Historical Records

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Zelenka Life Expectancy

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